Boney Kapoor

  • Name : Boney Kapoor
  • Father's Name : Surinder Kapoor
  • Born : 22 April 1955 (age 60) Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Occupation : Film producer
  • Wife : Sridevi
  • Children : Arjun Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor, Jahnavi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor

Kapoor was born on 11 November 1955 in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is the son of the late Surinder Kapoor who was a Bollywood film producer. Boney's brothers (Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor) are actors and producers. Boney was married to Mona Shourie Kapoor with whom he has two children, Arjun Kapoor and Anshula. Arjun made a dashing debut in the 2012 hit Ishaqzaade while Anshula currently works with Google after graduating from Columbia University. Boney married Indian actress Sridevi on 2 June 1996. The couple have two daughters, Janhvi and Khushi.

Boney Kapoor started his career working under legends like Shakti Samanta. The most famous film produced by him remains the Shekhar Kapur directed sci-fi blockbuster Mr India starring Anil Kapoor and Sridevi. The film was the second biggest hit of 1987, and remains a cult classic in India. The film was known for several of its lines and songs, including Sridevi's Miss Hawa Hawaii performance, and Amrish Puri's quote "Mogambo khush hua" (Mogambo is pleased), which is one of the most famous quotes of Bollywood and has become synonymous with Puri.

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